Nominations for 2020 Lehigh University Awards Are Open

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Friday, January 24, 2020


Each year, the University’s students, faculty, staff and alumni are encouraged to nominate colleagues for Lehigh’s most prestigious honors, The Lehigh University Awards. The nomination process opened in November and will continue through February 7, 2020.


The Lehigh University Awards are an opportunity to acknowledge faculty and staff for their extraordinary dedication, talent and creativity. Leadership and achievement take many forms Please take a moment to think about those who have made an impact, impressed you with their innovation, gone out of their way to lend a hand. Other attributes worthy of nomination include high-level performance and leadership in driving a department to achieve the overall mission of the University.


Visit the University Awards website to review the award descriptions, eligibility criteria, and past winners. Then complete the online nomination ballot and include a brief statement explaining why your nominee meets the award criteria and is deserving of the recognition.


Mark your calendar! The Lehigh Appreciation Dinner will be held on April 29, 2020.

Direct your questions about the University Awards Program to

Kathleen Hutnik receives a 2019 Lehigh University Award from President John Simon and Provost Pat Farrell.